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Healing from Handicap

Healing from Handicap

There are two distinctly different halves of my life. The first half was one spent on operating tables, hobbling around on crutches for years at a time, finding ways to wear clothes that fit...

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The Hungry Heart

The Hungry Heart

Once I spent some time with a man who had a cook. What I mean is that once, I loved this man with...

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In Her Words: Elizabeth Swanson on Piano Lessons

When I was a child, my mom had a few singular rules. One was that if someone was singing around the...

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In Her Words: Being Black in South Africa Vs. the U.S.

With July 4th behind us, we’re continuing to dive deeper into the nuanced questions of...

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In Her Words: Yasmin Ahram on Freeing Herself

We met Yasmin last Summer and have loved her ever since! She’s an incredible writer with a...

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In Her Words: Samaris Pagán on Hurricane Maria

Samaris is one of our lovely interns at Atelier Doré. When we first met her and heard her story of...

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In Her Words: Gemma Burgess on Miscarriages

One in three pregnancies ends in miscarriage. That’s what I told myself when I had my first...

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In Her Words: Amelia Mularz on Souvenirs

In Her Words: Amelia Mularz on Souvenirs

To be a travel writer and have a souvenir compulsion seems too on the nose, like a pastry chef with...

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In Her Words: Emily Note on Addiction and Family

In Her Words: Emily Note on Addiction and Family

I’ve always enjoyed being a big sister. I’m the oldest of three kids, with two younger brothers:...

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In Her Words: Janell on Short Hair

In Her Words: Janell on Short Hair

I’ve always had a fascination with short hair despite the context of “long hair makes you...

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In Her Words: LaTonya Yvette

In the center of my children’s room there is a mushroom lamp that I purchased at Acorn toy...

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In Her Words: Heather Culp

In Her Words: Heather Culp

You might have seen last Friday’s feature that highlighted Lynette’s move from London to...

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In Her Words: Pia Mechler

I don’t want to give this statuesque beauty much of an introduction because she doesn’t...

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In Her Words: Jennifer Fisher

It’s no secret that I love Jennifer Fisher. I made that very clear when we published her Style...

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In Her Words: Nicole Loher

In Her Words: Nicole Loher

I’m so excited to share this piece from the athletic powerhouse, Nicole Loher. Personally, my...

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In Her Words: Heidi Merrick

Over the past few months California has been grappling with multiple wildfires, including the Thomas...

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In Her Words: Veronica McCarthy

Veronica got in touch with us when we put out an open call for beauty contributors. A week later we...

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In Her Words: Tahiti Huetter

Through Garance and the Atelier, I have had the honor of getting to know a few pretty incredible...

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